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Aboriginal Health and #Disability #NDIS : $3 million plan to address the cultural barriers and disadvantage

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are 1.8 times more likely to have a disability than other Australians

“We are announcing today up to $3 million in funding over three years for two targeted projects that will support the Plan; a research project to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander prisoners and ex-prisoners with disability as well as a trial on integrated health and education approaches to support students with disability in remote communities… 1,254 more words

Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service

Get the low down on Occupational Therapy Driving Assessments

We’ve met so many worried parent’s whose first question to us is… “How do I know if driving is something my child will be able to do safely”? 406 more words

Driving Assessment

Post of the week: Where are you on the NDIS journey?

Hello to the NDIS community! Thank you to all who have subscribed, contributed and followed recently =D. I've personally felt touched by the appreciation expressed to me in the last month or so! 83 more words

NDIS

Another Hurdle I Must Get Over

Mutual obligation was a political buzz-word during Prime Minister Howard’s leadership from 1996-2007. Let me be frank, when we are talking about mutual obligation, the political definition of the term describes it as such: … 742 more words

Disability

Ask A Therapist Series Episode 2 What is Intellectual Ability?

“Episode 2 What is Intellectual Ability?” covers the cognitive intellectual and adaptive social skills and capacities that people have. This is huge!

Disabled Transport Should Not be Dollar Drivin. 

In response to concerns about disability transport it should be made clear that the value of the carers and the drivers of the units that service disabled clients is often understated and undervalued because of their standing in the profession. 274 more words

Opinion